Meaning of “calibrate” in the English Dictionary

"calibrate" in American English

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calibrateverb [ T ]

us /ˈkæl·əˌbreɪt/

to make, adjust, or check the setting (= the position) of the controls used to make measurements with a tool or measuring device:

Our radar was calibrated for 100,000 yards.

(Definition of “calibrate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)